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Current Conditions
Hawk Branch

Temp: 65.0°F
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Burnsville (Hawk Branch) , NC
Station located at Hawk Branch

Forecast Last Updated at Monday, August 8, 2022 at 6:16AM

Status-Quo Thru Midweek

The weather pattern won’t be changing for a few more days, so that means a continuation of what we’ve gotten accustomed to: Ample sunshine, very warm and humid with scattered to occasionally numerous PM showers and thunderstorms. There are changes on the horizon, however. A turn to less humid and cooler conditions awaits for the end of the week and next weekend. We haven’t been able to say that in quite some time.

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Monday

Hi: 84 Lo: 64

Early valley fog; Partly sunny; Scattered PM showers & thunderstorms; Light south wind
Tuesday

Hi: 82 Lo: 63

Early valley fog, then partly sunny; Scattered PM showers & storms; Light SSW wind
Wednesday

Hi: 80 Lo: 64

Becoming mostly cloudy; Scattered to numerous PM showers & t-storms; Light NW wind
Thursday

Hi: 78 Lo: 60

Scattered mostly AM showers & thundershowers; Clearing in the evening; Not as warm
Friday

Hi: 79 Lo: 54

Mostly sunny; Cooler & less humid

Further Out

Saturday - Bright sunshine; Just about perfect; High in the upper 70s; Low in the mid 50s
Sunday - Mostly sunny & very nice; High in the upper 70s; Low in the upper 50s

Forecast Discussion

Western North Carolina remains in the throes of typical August weather conditions, with the western extension of the Bermuda High remaining dominant for a few more days. That will keep the area supplied with rather rich Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico moisture sources to spark those scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms.

A pair of cold fronts are also scheduled to cross the area, a mid-August rarity. One will push through on Thursday, with the second front passing through on Friday. The first one will have most of the moisture, so showers and thunderstorms will be scattered with this feature.

Behind the second cold front, cooler and much drier air awaits, and you’ll really be able to feel the difference on Friday and headed into next weekend.

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